• If you're in Brisbane anytime soon, make sure to stop by the Lexus dealership there. You'll certainly be greeted by the normal show room fare, but if you're lucky, you might be able to check out their newest arrivals: A triplet of IS-F based race cars.... Read more

  • Don't hold your breath, but the word from IS-F Chief Engineer Yukihiko Yaguchi in Lexus magazine is that the CCS-R might see the light of day. That is, if interest is strong enough.... Read more

  • Lexus did pretty well with their suped up IS-F CCS-R on Pikes Peak last weekend, placing second in their class. Luckily for us, they managed to stick two or three hundred GoPros to the car. They've released this video to celebrate.... Read more

  • There's a new rumor floating about the internet concerning Lexus' next IS F. In lieu of Toyota's recent partnership with BMW, there has been some speculation about Lexus swapping out the the their 4.6L V8 for a twin-turbo six-cylinder engine. Possibly, even using the inline six from BMW.... Read more

  • After delays due to poor weather conditions, the race to the top of Pikes Peak is finally on this weekend. Lexus will attacking the famous hill climb with their IS-F CCS-R. The driver is none other than drift star, Ken Gushi.... Read more

  • Due to the recent brushfires in Colorado, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has been postponed to Sunday, August 12, 2012. But have no fear, Lexus will be bringing IS F CCS-R #3 to play and Scion Racing's Ken Gushi will be piloting this machine to the top!... Read more

  • With the launch of the Lexus F marque in 2007, this ultimately became a turning point for performance in the Lexus brand. Since there have been no significant changes to IS F in terms of power and look, we expect that there will be more for the next generation IS and of course IS F. So what exactly is next and what should we expect and when?... Read more

  • Who says all the best stuff stays only in Japan? The IS F CCS-R Concept that debuted at the 2011 Tokyo Auto Salon has finally touched United States soil. The "Intelligent Sedan 'Fuji' Club Circuit Sports Racer Concept" -- CCS-R for the rest of us-- is the personal project of IS F Chief Engineer Yukihiko Yaguchi. It was Yaguchi-san and his skunk works was responsible for creating the first true Lexus performance sports car to wear the "F" marque.... Read more

  • With its F-Sport program, it's clear Lexus is aiming to make the marque as associated with aggressive styling and spirited driving dynamics as it is with refined luxury. The jewel in the division's crown is obviously the LFA, but since the release of the IS F in 2007, the company has released F-Sport variants of the GS and RX--demonstrating that its new performance focus is here to stay.... Read more

  • Don't let the title scare you, but it's the truth. SEMA project cars go to car heaven once they reach the end of useful life. In the case of these two Lexus SEMA project cars built by Fox Marketing, Autoguide confirmed that the Glasurit Sunset Orange IS F (a feature 2008 Lexus SEMA project vehicle) and the custom BASF Foxy Green IS C (Lexus SEMA 2009) were sent to the crusher.... Read more